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Rabbi Who Served Prisoners Is Sentenced to Spend 45 Days as One

Rabbi Who Served Prisoners Is Sentenced to Spend 45 Days as One

Rabbi Leib Glanz, who operated for years at the center of power in the Satmar Hasidic community in Brooklyn and for nearly a decade served as an influential city prison…

Thank You and Good Night: Pope Benedict’s Last Message to Cheering Crowds as he Becomes First pope to retire in 600 Years

Thank You and Good Night: Pope Benedict’s Last Message to Cheering Crowds as he Becomes First pope to retire in 600 Years

Pope Benedict XVI has left the Vatican for  the final time as leader of the Catholic Church as he has now officially  retired. He made the short journey to the…

Obama Will Cancel Visit if No New Israeli Coalition by March 16

Obama Will Cancel Visit if No New Israeli Coalition by March 16

President Barack Obama will call off his imminent visit to Israel if Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has not managed to form a new governing coalition by March 16, an Israeli…

MK Piron: Charedim Don’t pray for Soldiers’ Well-Being

After Likud-Beiteinu claimed Yesh Atid is refusing to join a coalition that includes ultra-Orthodox parties, Rabbi Shay Piron, placed second on the Yesh Atid Knesset roster, tried to explain why.…

Pesach Pre-Preparations

Pesach Pre-Preparations

The Purim holiday has ended. The shalach manos have been divided into our customary piles of candies, chips, and chocolates; the left over hamentashen have been brought into my and…

Ki Sisa: Na’aseh Venishma

By Rabbi Yitzchok D. Frankel Agudath Israel of the Five Towns In advance of receiving the Torah, Bnei Yisrael declared “Na’aseh venishma” (Sh’mos 24:7). The idea of putting na’aseh before…

Rav Michoel Miller, zt’l An Appreciation

Rav Michoel Miller, zt’l An Appreciation

By A. Miller Our father, Rav Mordechai Michoel Miller, was born in 1943 in Boston to his parents, Rabbi Yeshaya and Mrs. Yehudis Miller. The spiritual climate in Boston in…

Team HASC: A Parent’s Perspective

Team HASC: A Parent’s Perspective

By Shalom Hoffman I’m sitting on the plane on my way back from the Rock-N-Roll half-marathon weekend in Pasadena, California in which Team HASC actively participated. The last three days…

From Here To Poland

By Rina Haller It’s hard for me to imagine a world that is not in the shadow of the Holocaust. But with the coming generation, that impossibility is reality. With…

The First Yahrzeit Of A Pure Neshamah: Sharon (Lerer) Schultz, a’h

By Rebbetzin Aviva Feiner To know Sharon was to know love. Love of life. Love of a beautiful day and the warm rays of the shining sun. Love of a…

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